Jamestown Town Council

Elected in 2018

Council Member
53 Conanicus Ave.
Mary E. Meagher, Vice President 23 Melrose Ave. 
Nancy A. Beye 54 Clinton Ave.
Randall White  14 Westwood Rd.
William J. Piva, Jr.  105 Hamilton Ave.

Number, Selection, Term

The Town Council shall consist of five members elected from the Town at large, each to serve for a term of two years or until a successor is elected and qualified. The regular election of council members shall be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November in even-numbered years, beginning November 2012. The names of all candidates for Town Council who shall have qualified to appear on the ballot shall be listed under their respective party designations (in the order determined by the board of canvassers by the drawing of lots). Each elector shall vote for no more than five candidates for Town Council, and the five receiving the greatest number of votes shall be declared elected.

General Powers and Duties

All powers of the Town shall be vested in the Town Council except as otherwise provided by the Town Charter or by the constitution and laws of the state. The Town Council shall provide for the exercise thereof and for the performance of all duties and obligations imposed on the Town by law.

Click here to read about all of the duties and obligations of the Town Council.

Town Council Goals and Objectives 2016-2018 Term


 1) To Promote Quality of Life in the Community

2) Ensure Effective and Accountable Town Government

3) Ensure Public Health and Safety

By using the attached link you can view the associated objectives that accompany each goal as outlined above.  You can access the link here:  Town Council Goals and Objectives - 2016-2018 Council Term

John Murphy, Town Moderator

Peter D. Ruggiero, Town Solicitor
20 Centerville Road, Warwick, RI 02886
Phone (401) 737-8700
Fax (401) 737-0735





Council meeting locations are accessible to the physically challenged. Hearing or speech impaired individuals requiring the services of an interpreter should call the Town Clerk at (401) 423-9800, not less than 3 business days prior to the meeting.